Monthly Archives: September 2012

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BMW Venture concept car

BMW Venture concept car is an urban commuter that can transform into a recreational vehicle perfect for the open road. Embracing emerging hydrogen fuel technology, it has low emissions for the city and the long range for weekends away. The idea for the concept came around after looking at crossover vehicles where this automotive designer had the idea [...]

By | September 30th, 2012|GIZZ WIZZ Gadgets|0 Comments

Wii U release date, news and features

Nintendo Wii U specifications The original Wii specifications were quite modest compared to the Xbox 360 and PS3, and this time around they appear to be, er, quite modest compared to the Xbox 360 and PS3. As we noted in our hands-on Nintendo Wii U review, "Nintendo is being very cagey on the subject and prefers [...]

By | September 30th, 2012|GIZZ WIZZ Gadgets|0 Comments

15 Innovative Green Vehicles and Vehicle Designs

With gas prices are spiraling out of control, Americans are going wild over green cars like never before, but there are far more to the eco- (and wallet) friendly world of alternative fuels than just the Prius. From strange conversions by bold individuals (a truck that runs on used coffee grounds) to hundred-year old toys [...]

By | September 30th, 2012|GIZZ WIZZ Gadgets|0 Comments

iPhone 5 full review: Finally, the iPhone we've always wanted

The good: The iPhone 5 adds everything we wanted in the iPhone 4S: 4G LTE, a longer, larger screen, free turn-by-turn navigation, and a faster A6 processor. Plus, its top-to-bottom redesign is sharp, slim, and feather-light. The bad: Apple Maps feels unfinished and buggy; Sprint and Verizon models can't use voice and data simultaneously. The smaller connector renders current [...]

By | September 30th, 2012|Apple, Mobiles|5 Comments

Samsung Focus S review

The good: The Samsung Focus S has a gorgeous, large touch screen; a good 8-megapixel camera; a front-facing 1.3-megapixel camera; and HSPA+ speeds. The bad: Thin and less than 4 ounces in weight, the phone lacks durability. The bottom line: Bolstered by a brilliant display and strong hardware specs, the Samsung Focus S is arguably the best Windows Phone ever [...]

By | September 30th, 2012|Mobiles, Sumsung|0 Comments

Samsung Epic Touch 4G for Sprint: Slim and Speedy

The arrival of Samsung's Galaxy S II phones has been a long time coming. We first saw the next generation of Samsung's popular line of Android phones back in February at Mobile World Congress. After many successful months in Europe, the Galaxy S II line of phones is finally coming to U.S. shores. The first of the [...]

By | September 30th, 2012|Mobiles, Sumsung|0 Comments

The Xbox 360 Slim: New life for Microsoft

A much needed revision for the Xbox, the 360 Slim, came out in late June to the applause of Microsoft fans everywhere. The new, slick, black version of every gamer’s favorite platform is back and better than ever, albeit with a steep price tag of 300 big ones. If you can foot the bill, this [...]

By | September 30th, 2012|GIZZ WIZZ Gadgets|1 Comment

DODO Case for iPad

In a not-so-inconspicuous reference to the extinct dodo bird of the 17th century, the DODO case for iPad and iPad 3G will offer a hard-shell case protection from extinction for your iPad. Following suit with the Nook and the Kindle for providing stylish, protective cases, the iPad can be used directly from within the case, and [...]

By | September 30th, 2012|GIZZ WIZZ Gadgets|0 Comments

Recharge Your Gadgets With a Hand Crank

Ever find yourself out and about when your cell phone runs out of juice? Did you know you can recharge your portable gadgets anywhere, even when there’s no available power source? Just plug your gadgets into this handy hand crank charger and get to cranking. The SUPERBattery from Datexx lets you juice up your electronic gadgets anywhere, [...]

By | September 30th, 2012|GIZZ WIZZ Gadgets|0 Comments

Plumen 001: World’s First Designer Low-Energy Light Bulb

Many people have switched away from using traditional light bulbs and have started using compact fluorescent bulbs (CFLs) instead in an effort to increase their home’s energy efficiency. One drawback of CFLs, however, is that their design is not particularly pretty. The Plumen 001 changes all that. This is a high-efficiency light bulb that any [...]

By | September 29th, 2012|GIZZ WIZZ Gadgets|0 Comments